Har Ki Pauri


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April 24, 2024

  • It’s a Popular Ghat on the banks of the Ganges.
  • Location – Haridwar.
  • State – Uttarakhand.
  • Country – India.
  • It’s a major landmark of the holy city of Haridwar.
  • Nearest Railway Station is Haridwar (3 KM) from this Ghat.
  • Nearest Airport Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun (33 KM).
  • Lord Vishnu is believed to have visited the Brahmakund in Har Ki Pauri in the Vedic times.
  • It is believed that it is precise spot where the Ganges leaves the mountains and enters the plains.
  • “Har” means “God”, “Ki” means “Of” and “Pauri” Means “Steps”.
  • Everyday here Ganga Aarati is perform after sunset.
  • King Vikramaditya was constructed the sacred bathing ghats in Har Ki Pauri in the memory of his brother, Bhatrihari who had come to meditate in Haridwar.
  • Ganga Aarti takes place every day between 5:30 AM to 6:30 AM in the Morning and evening 6 PM Ti 7 PM.

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